Hinckley Institute of Politics

Politics
4:25 pm
Wed March 20, 2013

Pollster Dan Jones Retires from the University of Utah

Dan Jones was honored at the Hinckley Institute of Politics for more than 50 years of work as a political pollster and political science teacher.
Andrea Smardon

Prominent Utah pollster Dan Jones is retiring from his position as Political Science Professor at the University of Utah.  Jones is stepping down after more than 50 years of teaching, but says he will continue his work in political polling. 

The end of Jones teaching career was marked by a crowd of politicians, academics, and students at the U’s Hinckley Institute of Politics. 

“Dan Jones has had the largest impact of probably anyone in Utah on civic participation,” said the institute’s Director Kirk Jowers.

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